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Name: VERIA
Type: Cargo Ship
Launched: 15/11/1898
Completed: 1899
Builder: Armstrong, Whitworth & Co
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 686
Dimensions: 3229grt, 2064nrt, 330.6 x 45.2 x 16.8ft
Engines: T3cyl (24, 40 & 66 x 45ins), 361nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw, 11.0knots
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: 110564
History:
1899 Cunard Steam Ship Co Ltd, Liverpool
07/12/1915 Sank
Comments: 07/12/1915: Sank after being captured and scuttled by U-Boat U39
24 miles NW by W of Alexandria
On a voyage from Patras to Alexandria in ballast


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